Fedora 27 : openssh (2018-f56ded11c4)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117491

Synopsis

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description

Security fix for CVE-2018-15473

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Solution

Update the affected openssh package.

See Also

https://bodhi.fedoraproject.org/updates/FEDORA-2018-f56ded11c4

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 117491

File Name: fedora_2018-f56ded11c4.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2018/09/14

Modified: 2018/11/01

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:openssh, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2018/09/13

Exploitable With

CANVAS (CANVAS)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15473